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Whether you call it a Facebook PR scheme or the Supreme Court for social media, the Facebook Oversight Board is moving beyond its initial remit. Now things get interesting.

Facebook still has a lot of explaining to do

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‘We talked about tech because all tech is politics and all politics is tech’

Saagar Enjeti and Marshall Kosloff

Pattern Matching

Two schools of thought on the new administration

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What happens when your archnemesis is gone?

Illustration: QuickHoney

Pattern Matching

The first step is agreeing on exactly what it is — and what we want it to be

And yet they did. Photo: Noam Galai/Getty Images

Big Technology

‘There’s a difference between banning him completely and banning the algorithmic spread of his statements’

Ryan Mac

Trump’s extremism is forcing tech companies to abandon the pretense of political objectivity — for now

Photo: Taylor Smith

The service is now shut down as it seeks a new hosting service

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Pattern Matching

Booting Trump won’t solve social media’s problems. But it’s not a bad place to start.

Photo: Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images

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